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Hip Hop Camp 9:30 am
Hip Hop Camp
Jul 30 @ 9:30 am – Aug 3 @ 12:00 pm
Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced dancer, we have a fun and challenging hip hop dance camp for you! Let’s get ready to dance!!!! Grade 3-6 This fun, high-energy summer hip hop dance camp will definitely have you up and moving! It will give you the ability to let loose and have fun while developing creativity, coordination, musicality and listening skills. Activities include learning the basics of dancing Hip Hopin a non-stop environment. No experience needed. Don’t miss the &hellip read more
Farmhouse Chocolates + Ice Cream Scoop Shop 12:00 pm
Progressive Town Committee Meeting 6:30 pm
Progressive Town Committee Meeting
Aug 1 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Some Bristol voters are meeting on August 1 at the Bristol Village Cohousing Common House (16 North St) at 6:30 to form a Progressive Town Committee. A meeting of the Addison-4 Representative District Committee will follow to fill anticipated vacancies on the Progressive ballot for the VT House of Representatives. Interested parties are invited to attend.
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Farmhouse Chocolates + Ice Cream Scoop Shop 12:00 pm
Pro Skin Studio Sizzlin’ Summer Shopping! 5:00 pm
Pro Skin Studio Sizzlin’ Summer Shopping!
Aug 2 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us on Thursday, August 2nd from 5-8pm for an evening of shopping and mingling and a whole lot of fun! Pro Skin Studio invites you and all of your friends to come to the studio, located in the Marble Works, 111 Maple Street Suite 24, Middlebury, Vermont for a night of amazing savings on products and a pop-up event featuring local artisans! Pro Skin Studio will be offering discounts on all of the following in stock products: 30% off &hellip read more
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Farmhouse Chocolates + Ice Cream Scoop Shop 12:00 pm
Free Movies in the Red Barn at Mary’s 7:30 pm
Free Movies in the Red Barn at Mary’s
Aug 3 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
The FREE Summer Film Series “Year of the Woman” at Mary’s continues Friday August 3 with showing of LADY BIRD. LADY BIRD is a coming-of-age drama film written and directed by Greta Gerwig and starring Saoirse Ronan. This film puts forth fresh insights about the turmoil of adolescence and the on-going tension between mother and daughter. LADY BIRD is winner of 2018 Golden Globe for Best Motion Picture as well as Best Actress for Saoirse Ronan. If you would like &hellip read more
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Curious About the Bristol Trail Network? 8:30 am
Curious About the Bristol Trail Network?
Aug 4 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
Join us (the guides will be my dog Lily and I, Phoebe Barash ) on a walk of the High School segment on Saturday August 4, 8:30-9:30 Meet at the south goal post on the football field (the one closest to 116). We’ll walk the 1 mile trail behind the high school, with some of the best westerly views in town! If you would like more information, please respond to the email associated with this post.
Farmhouse Chocolates + Ice Cream Scoop Shop 12:00 pm
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Bristol Selectboard Agenda – Aug. 6 7:00 pm
Bristol Selectboard Agenda – Aug. 6
Aug 6 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
TOWN OF BRISTOL SELECTBOARD MEETING Monday, August 6, 2018, 7:00 PM Holley Hall I. Call to Order: 7:00 PM 1. Review agenda for addition, removal, or adjustment of any items per 1 V.S.A. §312(d)(3)(A). II. Public Forum. 1. This is an opportunity for citizens to briefly share comments and concerns with the Board about matters that are not on the agenda (up to 5 minutes for each topic). A topic requiring more than 5 minutes should be scheduled for a &hellip read more
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FREE FUN at National Night Out in Rutland 4:00 pm
FREE FUN at National Night Out in Rutland
Aug 7 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
National Night Out is celebrating its 16th year in Rutland at Giorgetti Arena. It should be a big crowd this year, and the organizers are planning to WOW – with bouncy houses, a slip n’ slide, magic show, police k-9 demonstrations, raffles, and more. This event is FREE and open to all. It is rain or shine. Tuesday, August 7th from 4:00pm – 7:00pm. Please tell your friends and family! Brett Myhre will be DJing and providing the rhythm for &hellip read more
Very Merry Traveling Theatre Presents the Wiz 6:30 pm
Very Merry Traveling Theatre Presents the Wiz
Aug 7 @ 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Very Merry is a theatre company for children that performs one-of-kind plays all over Vermont. Rain location will be in the Holley Hall.
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Farmhouse Chocolates + Ice Cream Scoop Shop 12:00 pm
Ice Cream Social 6:00 pm
Ice Cream Social
Aug 8 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Please join us on 8/8/2018 from 6-8 pm (rain date 822) at the Bristol Band Concert for our annual Ice Cream Social sponsored by the Bristol Federated Church. Guaranteed to satisfy your sweet tooth!
Starksboro: Vt Democratic House Candidate Forum for Addison 4! 7:00 pm
Starksboro: Vt Democratic House Candidate Forum for Addison 4!
Aug 8 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Come to the VT Democratic House Candidate Forum in Starksboro!! Date: August 8th Place: Starksboro Library Time: 7 to 8:30pm If you missed the forum in Lincoln, Bristol and Monkton go to Starksboro for the final forum! This is your last chance to meet the 4 Democratic candidates for VT House from Addison 4; Mari Cordes, Paul Forlenza, Caleb Elder and Rob Demic. You can only vote for 2 in the Primary Election-August 14th. If you want to vote sooner &hellip read more
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Sr Lunch at Libanus Lodge Thurs 11:00 am
Sr Lunch at Libanus Lodge Thurs
Aug 9 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Thus Thursday, we will be having our monthly Sr Lunch at Libanus Lodge on the corner of North and Elm Streets at noon. We will be serving our traditional picnic lunch with hot dogs and hamburgers with homemade baked beans, fresh pickled beets (which were generously donated by Kathy Tierney’s daughter-in-law, Cathy Wells of Unity Farm in Charlotte. We will also have a fresh tomato and cucumber salad. Lisa Ward will be making another one of her most excellent desserts &hellip read more
Farmhouse Chocolates + Ice Cream Scoop Shop 12:00 pm
Important Democratic Caucus Aug. 9! 7:00 pm
Important Democratic Caucus Aug. 9!
Aug 9 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Come to the Democratic Caucus! Thursday, August 9th, Howden Hall , 7-8:30pm. We will be nominating and voting on 12 Justice of the Peace Democratic candidates to be on the November Ballot. We currently have more interested persons than positions. All Democrats are invited to come! Linda Andrews Bristol Democratic Town Chair
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Be a Hero: Organizing for Health Care Justice and a Stronger Democracy 12:00 am
Be a Hero: Organizing for Health Care Justice and a Stronger Democracy
Aug 10 @ 12:00 am – 11:59 pm
Remember when Congress tried multiple times to repeal Obamacare last summer, and a fierce group of health care activists stopped them? Mari Cordes was one of them, and Ady Barkan who, while battling ALS, will be coming to Bristol this Friday on his national tour to rally folks to stand up for our health care and the heart of our democracy during this very important election year. He will be joined by Sen. Bernie Sanders and Vermont House Candidate Mari &hellip read more
Farmhouse Chocolates + Ice Cream Scoop Shop 12:00 pm
WWI Exhibit Reception at Sheldon Museum Aug. 10 4:00 pm
WWI Exhibit Reception at Sheldon Museum Aug. 10
Aug 10 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Opening Reception, Friday, August 10, 4-6 pm for the exhibit “Doughboys and Flyboys: WWI Stories by Vermonters from the Home and Battlefront” at Sheldon Museum in Middlebury. WWI photographs, letters, posters, and memorabilia, most of which relate to Vermont’s Addison County residents who were in the service during WWI are on view. The exhibit culminates with “In Flanders Field,” an eloquent, provocative art installation by internationally-recognized artist Fran Bull of Brandon, Vermont. Based on the WWI poem by Colonel John &hellip read more
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Garage Sale Aug. 11 Rain or Shine 12:00 am
Garage Sale Aug. 11 Rain or Shine
Aug 11 @ 12:00 am – 11:59 pm
starting at 8am sat 8/11 49 schoolhouse hill rd east middlebury 32inch flat screen tv,books, clothes,heater, coffee table, stair stepper, tools, ninga, household things and much more
Garage Sale Aug. 11 8:00 am
Garage Sale Aug. 11
Aug 11 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Garage Sale Sat 8/11 8-4 Rain or Shine big sale, including 32 inch flat screen tv, coffee table, ninja machine, stair stepper, household goods, clothing, lots of goodies 49 schoolhouse hill rd, east middlebury
Farmhouse Chocolates + Ice Cream Scoop Shop 12:00 pm
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Farmhouse Chocolates + Ice Cream Scoop Shop 12:00 pm
Huntington River Vineyard Dinner Sunday 4:00 pm
Huntington River Vineyard Dinner Sunday
Aug 12 @ 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm
HUNTINGTON RIVER VINEYARD SUMMER DINNER – this Sunday, August 12th We are celebrating August with 2 vineyard dinners that will thrill your tastebuds! This Sunday, August 12th – from 4 ’til dusk we will pair our wines with the ever popular annual Low Country Shrimp Boil surrounded with fabulous vegetarian sides from Chef Luke Stone and The Hindquarter. Delicious desserts from Krin’s Bakery! Everyone asks WHEN this one happens – so help the chef by letting us know you are &hellip read more
Free Community Dinner 5:00 pm
Free Community Dinner
Aug 12 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
At St. Ambrose Parish Hall in Bristol. Servings are between 5:00 and 6:30. The Menu is: Baked Potato Bar (top your own Potato with several yummy toppings), Caesar Salad, Rolls and Strawberry shortcake along with Beverages! Invite family and friends to share time together. All are welcome.
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National Health Center Week
National Health Center Week
Aug 13 – Aug 16 all-day
August 13th -17th is National Health Center Week. All week long Mountain Health Center will be hosting free events and informational sessions for the community. Some events require pre-registration so please visit our event page at http://www.mountainhealthcenter.com/events/ for more details. A sneak preview: -Free acupuncture, Reiki and yoga sessions -Mountain Health Shares free vegetable program -Medication Assisted Treatment Q&A with Dr. Frank Provato -Meet and greet our dental team including new dentist Dr. Farid Hamidzadeh AND receive free oral cancer &hellip read more
College Application Essay Boot Camp for Rising Seniors 9:00 am
College Application Essay Boot Camp for Rising Seniors
Aug 13 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Do you want to reduce the stress associated with the college application? Sugar Maple College Consulting’s Essay Boot Camp will help you craft the “big essay”, considered by many admission counselors to be the most important part of the application. With a maximum of just five students per session, participants will get the individualized support needed to complete their best essay, one that will differentiate them from the crowd. Penny Klein, an English teacher, high school counselor and now an &hellip read more
Bristol Republican Committee Caucus 7:00 pm
Bristol Republican Committee Caucus
Aug 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Bristol Republican Committee Caucus will be held Monday, August 13, 2018, 7:00PM at Howden Hall The purpose of this caucus is to nominate candidates for Justice of the Peace in the Town of Bristol, and to discuss any other issues you wish to bring before the caucus. Lynn Dike
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Talking Tech Parent Group 4:30 pm
Talking Tech Parent Group
Aug 14 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Are you are a parent of a teenage, trying to navigate the world of technology? Consider attending TALKING TECH. A free and open to the public group for parents looking for honest discussions on how to manage technology use in their homes. The group will meet three times and will be facilitated by two CSAC therapists with adolescent and familiy expertise. Discussions will include developing healthy management strategies for social media, cell phones, gaming, and general internet use. The group &hellip read more
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Farmhouse Chocolates + Ice Cream Scoop Shop 12:00 pm
The Hub’s 20 Year Anniversary Celebration! 3:00 pm
The Hub’s 20 Year Anniversary Celebration!
Aug 17 @ 3:00 pm – 9:00 pm
In 1998, The Bristol Recreation Department partnered with the University of Vermont ‘Expanding the Caring Community Program’ to develop programming for youth within the Town of Bristol. At the same time, the Bristol Recreation Club was running a summer day camp at the old bingo hall on the recreation field. Working on the summer program for the Recreation Club at the bingo hall gave Ray Beaver (a UVM Caring Community Program representative) the idea to use the bingo hall as &hellip read more
What I Saw: Photographs by Anne Majusiak 5:00 pm
What I Saw: Photographs by Anne Majusiak
Aug 17 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Art on Main is pleased to present their new exhibit, What I Saw: Photographs by Anne Majusiak. Anne’s work is known by many in the area who follow her on Facebook and Instagram – each new image a testament to her unique eye and fierce commitment to getting the right setting, the right time of day, the right angle and the right light. That and a little “magic” imbues her photographs of iconic Vermont scenes with something distinctive. Anne’s work &hellip read more
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Lawn Sale, Mountain St 8:30 am
Lawn Sale, Mountain St
Aug 18 @ 8:30 am – 11:59 pm
Saturday from 8:30am – ? 58 Mountain Street, Bristol
Farmhouse Chocolates + Ice Cream Scoop Shop 12:00 pm
Company Be Theater at Holley Hall 8:00 pm
Company Be Theater at Holley Hall
Aug 18 @ 8:00 pm – 11:59 pm
Church & State by Jason Odell Williams PLEASE NOTE: The Saturday, August 18 performance will now be held in Holley Hall in Bristol–same time, same price. Company Be presents a new play that is taking the country by storm by lifting the curtain behind our political system and revealing the very human people who make the decisions that shape our society and affect our lives. Three days before his bid for reelection, in the wake of a school shooting in &hellip read more
Middlebury Community Players Special Performance 8:00 pm
Middlebury Community Players Special Performance
Aug 18 @ 8:00 pm – 11:59 pm
Middlebury Community Players Announces a Special Performance You can’t keep a good play down! When Church & State lost its venue for the Saturday, August 18 performance, the cast was determined not to let a little thing like not having a theater stand in the way of sharing this brilliant, topical, and entertaining play with an audience. So, for one night only, Saturday, August 18, at 8:00 p.m., Church & State will be performed at Holley Hall, 1 South Street, &hellip read more
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Ice Cream Social 12:00 am
Ice Cream Social
Aug 19 @ 12:00 am – 11:59 pm
After the Primary Election there will be a Ice Cream Social Honoring Senator Ayer and Representative Sharpe Date: Sunday August 19 2-4 pm, Bristol Town Green. Meet current Addison County and statewide Democratic candidates; enjoy music by the RidgeRunners, ice cream and other treats. Free–donations welcomed. Candidates will be recognized and given an opportunity to speak briefly. Linda Andrews Bristol Democratic Town Chair
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Buffet Dinner and Variety Show 12:00 am
Buffet Dinner and Variety Show
Aug 26 @ 12:00 am – 11:59 pm
On Sunday, August 26, the Bristol Federated Church at 37 North St will host a buffet dinner and variety show to benefit their Roof Repair Fund. The dinner is at 6 pm with a suggested donation of $10. The variety show begins at 7pm, also with a $10 donation. The dinner/variety show package is $15. Children under 10 are free. So, come one, come all! For more information, call 453-2379.
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Farmhouse Chocolates + Ice Cream Scoop Shop 12:00 pm
Improving Your Website’s Visibility on Google 2:00 pm
Improving Your Website’s Visibility on Google
Aug 30 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Addison County Chamber Seminar FAQ’s of SEO: How to Optimize Your Website for Search Is SEO a mystery to you? You are not alone. We get a lot of questions about this elusive and, quite frankly, ever-changing entity. This workshop is a basic overview of what SEO is, what it involves, tools to help, and steps you can take to improve your Search Engine Optimization and be more easily found on Google. Date: August 30, 2018 Time: 2:00 pm – &hellip read more